So if you were at all curious about a lack of updates over the last few months, here is the answer: Our new offices. We built them. Ourselves. With hammers. More photos are here.
We’ve just added a shiny new template to our library: Ubuntu+Node.JS, pre-configured with, Node Package Manager, Node 0.6.2, Cloud9IDE, common NoSQL DB’s, and MySQL/PostgresSQL. For fun, we played around with Hummingbird and setup some realtime monitoring: Learn more about the power of Node.JS here.
Load balancing is now live, and also free. Quickly create balance clusters across your virtual machines – Easily spread your instances across hypervisor zones, with optional autoscaling, for both ultimate redundancy and speed: Not much else to say really. Simplicity = sophistication. Have a good weekend!
One of the surprisingly enjoyable things about things about the sales process for me (as a co-founder), has been walking into tech companies, and running live demo’s. Everyone always loves them. I say surprisingly, because I’m usually a doing person, rather than a demoing person. However, I’ve come to learn quite quickly, that those two things are closely intertwined, and...
We’ve put together a short screencast to show how our cloud responds to a complete hypervisor failure. If you’re not familiar with cloud architecture/what a hypervisor is, here’s quick overview: Cloud platforms are generally clusters of computers, running base operating systems and a hypervisor software layer. The hypervisor layer provides machine virtualisation, allowing the physical machine to run many independent...
We’re pleased to release our first infographic on the environmental benefits of cloud computing. This infographic is licensed under Creative Commons 3.0 Share Alike, which means you are free to use, modify and share this work. In fact, we encourage it!